Remember the IBLCE Exam application deadline for 2015 is March 2, 2015! You need to plan early to get your application in on time!
Prepare for your IBCLC career with our 90-CERPs All-Inclusive Format. This format is ideal for first-time IBLCE candidates, especially those without a healthcare background. It provides comprehensive coverage of breastfeeding management, and whether you are using Pathway 1 or Pathway 3, all of the credits required to sit for the IBLCE exam.
Locations for 2014/2015 - Registration NOW OPEN!!
All of the courses below are ON SALE through August 8, 2014. Get $200 off the regular price by registering now. Need to make payments? Call us to get on our flexible payment plan - 703-787-9894.
|September 22-25, 2014|
|September 29 - October 2, 2014|
|November 3-6, 2014|
|November 17-20, 2014|
|January 12-15, 2015|
|February 23-26, 2015|
|March 23-26, 2015 (requires extension with IBLCE)|
|May 18-21, 2015 (requires extension with IBLCE)|
Pathway 1 Mother Support Counselors - Check out our Health Sciences Continuing Education Package
Register now and tell your friends that Marie's new 4-day course offers these benefits:
- 90 hours of lactation-specific education that cover all 13 disciplines and 12 chronological areas of the IBLCE exam blueprint
- Combination of 4-day in-person seminar with flexible online study using a series of webcasts and a course study guide
- Convenient payment plans available (call for details)
- Scholarships - The 2014/2015 Felix Biancuzzo Memorial Scholarship application deadline is July 31, 2014.
- Your satisfaction is guaranteed! (See Guarantee below)
The Comprehensive Lactation Course covers the following topics as they relate to breastfeeding and lactation:
|Analgesia & Anesthesia||Anatomy & Physiology|
|Autoimmune Conditions||Basics of Lactational Pharmacokinetics|
|Biochemistry of Human Milk||Breast Pumps & Pumping|
|Breastfeeding the Older Baby||Breastfeeding Twins & Multiples|
|Cleft Lip & Palate||Common Concerns in the First Month|
|Common Concerns Beyond the First Month||Contraindications to Breastfeeding|
|Counseling and the Feeding Decision||Defense Mechanisms and Human Milk|
|Developmental Milestones||Down Syndrome|
|Environmental Toxins||Factors Influencing Success|
|Feeding Cues, Behaviors and Reflexes||Ethical Considerations|
|Galactogogues||HIV and Breastfeeding|
|Hormones of Lactation||Growth, Weight Gain and Weight Loss|
|Hypoglycemia & Hypothermia||Impact of Maternal Intake on Milk|
|Induced Lactation & Relactation||Infant Formula Risks|
|Infant Nutritional Needs||Infections & Diseases|
|Insufficient Milk Supply||Jaundice & Dehydration|
|Lactation Suppressants||Latch & Positioning|
|Legal Considerations||Milk Banking|
|Nicotine, Alcohol, Illicit Drugs||Nipple and Breast Trauma|
|Nutritional Needs of Mother, Fetus, Infant||Nutritional Deficiencies|
|Postpartum Depression||Premature & Sick Infants|
|Professional Development||Psychology, Anthropology & Sociology|
|Research Study Interpretation||Sexuality, Contraceptives, Fertility & Amenorrhea|
|Shells, Shields, & Other Devices||Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding|
There is approximately 60 hours of homework to complete prior to the course. Upon registration, you will receive an e-mail from us with instructions for completing the homework. Most work is done online on our website.
Fees and Credits
The course is approved for 90.0 L-CERPs for lactation consultants (IBLCE), 90.0 contact hours for nurses (ANCC), and 27.5 CPEs at Level II for dieticians (CDR).
Sale! Through July31, 2014: $899
Early-bird registration fee: $999
Regular registration fee: $1099
Use our flexible payment plan! Register for just $100 down and get started on your homework immediately! Call us at 703-787-9894 to get started.
We know your time is important, too. By the end of the first day, if you are not completely satisfied, just let us know before you leave and we'll refund your registration fee. Attendees must sign a written request for the refund and return all course materials before 5 PM of the first day of instruction.
Only written cancellations received prior to the cancellation deadline are eligible for a refund. Refunds are subject to a $100 administrative fee and will not be issued until after the course has been given in all of the cities. No refunds can be given for cancellations after the cancellation deadline. Substitutions are allowed, but please notify our Registrar at 703-787-9894 or email@example.com as soon as possible. In the unlikely event that a program is cancelled, Breastfeeding Outlook will refund the registration fee in full, but is not responsible for any travel or hotel costs that may be incurred.
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